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Cardinal SB Shear Beam Medium to Heavy Load Cell. 2500 to 20000 lb capacities available. Environmentally-sealed. Stainless steel construction. IP68. VCAP Certified. NTEP and OIML approvals.

Part# with Options:        SB-2500S
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  • Welded cup for superior protection
  • Environmentally-sealed (IP68)
  • Stainless steel construction
  • NTEP and OIML certified

Cardinal Scale’s USA-made SB series shear beam load cells are ideal for low profile platform scales, tank/hopper weighing, and other process control systems. These load cells are fabricated from stainless steel to provide the ultimate in protection when caustic or wet environments are encountered. Provided with the SB load cell are mounting holes for securing the cell. Each load cell is furnished with a 20-ft/6-m integral multiconductor cable secured by strain relief seal. Capacities available from 2,500 lb/1,130 kg to 20,000 lb/9,000 kg.

Rated Capacity, (R.C.)E mx2,500 lb / 1,130 kg
5,000 lb / 2,260 kg
10,000 lb / 4,500 kg
20,000 lb / 9,000 kg
Minimum Dead Load0 lb / 0 kg
Safe Load Limit150% R.C.
Ultimate Load300% R.C.
Deflection at R.C.1.5-.04 in / 38-.97 mm
Spring Element Material17-4 PH
Net Weight5 lb / 2 kg - 10 lb / 5 kg
Rated Output2mV/V ± 0.1%
Excitation Voltage, Recommended10 VDC
Excitation Voltage, Maximum15 VDC
Cable Length20 ft / 6 m
Terminal Resistance Excitation386 ± 20 ohms
Terminal Resistance Signal350 ± 5 ohms
Zero Load Output± 1% R.C.
Insulation Resistance>5000 megohms at 50 VDC
Temperature Compensation Range-10 ̊ to +40 ̊C
Operating Temperature Range-29 1⁄2 ̊ to +93 1⁄2 ̊C
Construction & Protection CodeCP-67 HU, IP68
Barometric Pressure Effect on Zero Load Output<1 v (min)/1kPa
Issuing BodyNTEPOIML
Certificate Number87-059R60/1991-DK- 97.02
Accuracy ClassIII/IIILC3
Maximum Number of Load Cell Intervals, nmax5,000/10,0003,000
Humidity SymbolCH
Minimum Load Cell Verification Interval VminIII 0.16, 0.32, 0.64 & 1.27 kg
IIIL 0.1, 0.2, 0.4 & 0.8 kg
0.086, 0.17, 0.35 & 0.70 kg
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